|(a) Any request for deviations from the procedures
in this chapter because of emergency circumstances will be handled
on a case by case basis by the department delegate. Emergency circumstances
include natural disasters, such as floods, hurricanes, tidal waves,
earthquakes, severe storms, landslides, or catastrophic failures from
(b) All applicable state and federal emergency environmental
permitting and approval processes will be followed.
(c) The work will be limited to actions that are directly
related to public health and safety and that are necessary to minimize
loss of public infrastructure.
(d) The project file must contain copies of all coordination
and approvals obtained.